Stories from the field 2017-07-20T16:51:46+00:00

Cost of Cambodia’s carbon credits must be raised: study finds

A new study has found that increasing the cost of carbon credits is required to make tropical forest conservation a viable alternative to the spread of rubber plantations in Cambodia. Researchers [...]

H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism visits Stung Areng community based eco-tourism (CBET)

An inter-ministerial delegation led by H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism accompanied by Ms. Suwanna Gauntlett, CEO of Wildlife Alliance, and Koh Kong provincial authorities visited the new Stung Areng community based eco-tourism [...]

Wildlife Alliance CEO attends opening of Kranhoung Conservation Center

Ms. Suwanna Gauntlett attended the opening of the Kranhoung Conservation Center in Kampong Cham province. This center was initiated by H.E. Yim Chhayly, Deputy Prime Minister in charge of Chairman of the Council for [...]

Stung Areng CBET inaugural camping event

After the opening ceremony of Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism (CBET) on January 26th, nearly 100 people rode motorbikes and bicycles on rugged terrain to a camping site on top of a mountain. Wildlife Alliance, Koh [...]

Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism open for business

After 2 years of preparation, the Stung Areng Community-Based Ecotourism (CBET) has opened its doors for business. The project will have positive impact by providing sustainable livelihoods to families in 8 villages. The project [...]

Community-Based Eco-Tourism (CBET) to save the forest!

Community-Based Eco-Tourism (CBET) to save the forest! This is one of Wildlife Alliance's key strategies for conservation, supported by H.E. Say Samal, Minister of Environment who came yesterday with H.E. Ms. Mithona Phouthong, provincial governor [...]